Missing since: 01/05/87
Missing from: Surry County, North Carolina
Classification: Endangered Missing
Date Of Birth: 02/16/48
Age at disappearance: 38
Marks, Scars, Tattoos: Daughenbaugh has a scar and a birthmark on his back. He has the following tattoos: panther design; heart with Love Forever; devil design; and a heart with Mom, Dad.
Circumstances of Disappearance
Daughenbaugh was last seen packing his belongings into his vehicle in North Carolina on January 5, 1987. He was heading to Houston, Texas, where he planned to contact a friend and possibly find a job driving tractor-trailers. Daughenbaugh never arrived in Texas.
His 1973 gold-painted Chevrolet truck was found abandoned at the Dixie Truck Stop off of Interstate 77 in Charlotte, North Carolina in March 1987. None of Daughenbaugh’s belongings were discovered in the vehicle and there was no trace of Daughenbaugh himself. The keys were still in the ignition at the time of discovery.
Foul play is suspected in this case.
If you have any information concerning Daughenbaugh’s whereabouts, please contact:
Surry County Sheriff’s Department
If you have any information on this case please contact CUE Center For Missing Persons using the contact form below or contact Cue Center at (910) 343-1131 24 hour tipline (910) 232-1687.
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